Lagos State Government has finally reopened schools in the state amid the pandemic.
The government recently revealed that school can now reopen for graduating students in primary six, JSS 3 and SSS 3.
According to Sanwo Olu, the move is compulsory because students in the transitional classes, who have mandatory public examinations ahead of them should not be delayed during the outbreak.
He added that school authorities must make sure adequate preparation are in place ahead of resumption on August 3.
His words, “Tertiary institutions will remain closed. We continue to support online teaching during this period. However, students in the transitional classes who have mandatory public examinations ahead of them will be permitted to resume for revision classes and examinations. The commencement date for this will be from Monday, August 3rd.”